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Pescador Island

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Tanon Strait, Moalboal, Philippines
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Unbelievable wall -- a bit of current, but well worth it! A shallow reef tops the wall for an... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nelson's Dive Shop

The shoreline in Moalboal is a safe, charming little alley of modest resorts and restaurants. We... read more

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Tanon Strait, Moalboal, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

Unbelievable wall -- a bit of current, but well worth it! A shallow reef tops the wall for an amazing surface interval snorkel -- or just to snorkel -- don't forget your camera!

Thank Rosa_Goesa
Reviewed yesterday

The shoreline in Moalboal is a safe, charming little alley of modest resorts and restaurants. We had a fantastic experience getting our scuba certification with Nelson's Dive Shop in Moalboal this past July 2017. A local citizen, Nelson started the shop in the 80's and...More

Thank familyexplorer
Reviewed 1 week ago

The marine sanctuary and the coral garden is surreal! Whether you're a diver or just snorkeling, it's perfect!

Thank foureyedlaagan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love to Come back here over and over again. My guest is enjoying our trip. Corals is beautiful.We do fish feeding and Cliff diving.

1  Thank Maricor C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moalboal is one of the municipalities of Cebu Province, located at the south-western tip of the island. It is 89 kms away from the city and it would take you about a couple of hours to reach the place by car. If you take a...More

1  Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice island with decent diving. Not exceptional, but solid. Seems like it is well cared for (no dynamite fishing, etc). Worth b the visit (my standards for dives is high).

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So learn a lesson fro me, wear a skin suit when you go snorkeling and wet suit, when diving! I was stung by jellies and it cost me a lot to go to the hospital! I love pescador- even when snorkelling, you get to see...More

1  Thank Mad_Madarang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a beautiful spot for snorkeling/diving, but when my family and I went, we were met with rough seas and an abundance of jellyfish. My daughter was traumatized after that and refused to go into the water again because of all the stings. Unfortunately, our...More

1  Thank passportsandpizzapie
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Just amazing diving best I've seen in the Philippines, so many corals of every variety, more marine fish than I've ever seen in one dive location. Stayed at Quo Vadis dive resort, the oldest resort to the area. High recommended, this was the highlight of...More

2  Thank jeffusa2015
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Very beautifull dive, but can be a lot of changing currents, up, down with and against in 30 seconds!

Thank Jos B
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Danny W | Reviewed this property |
It's better to stay in the south if you want to see Cebu Island. From Cebu City you have to take a ride down to Moalboal. We rented a car for 2000 Pesos per day. We stayed at a resort in Moalboal (Bonita Oasis something) and... More
Jean Paula G
March 24, 2017|
Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it does sound a lot but you are doing 3 tours, we asked around Moalboal for prices and bartered hard for our trips, they will come down with prices, try it. Good luck.
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Dokalma | Reviewed this property |
you take a ceres bus going to moalboal at the south terminal. tell the driver you are dropping off at the corner going to bas daku. there u can choose the resort of your desire for an overnight stay. ask assistance from the... More